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Summer Jobs for Students Protecting the Environment

Make a difference on issues that matter this summer with Environment NC in Chapel Hill!

What are you planning to do with your summer? Do you want to make a real difference, working to protect the environment or public health? Do you want to gain real-world experience and pick up valuable skills? Do you want to make good money? Apply to work for the Fund for the Public Interest in Chapel Hill!

The Fund for the Public Interest is hiring campaign staff to work with Environment America and US PIRG on a number of important environmental and public interest campaigns this summer. This is a great opportunity to make friends, and make a difference.

Apply for a summer job now!

The Fund is running 32 campaign offices across the country, including one in Chapel Hill, NC, and is hiring for leadership positions. You’ll make a real difference on important issues. You may be working to help save the bees, fight fracking, get factory farms to stop overusing antibiotics, or standing up for clean water, just to name a few.

You’ll gain real-world experience and learn valuable skills. Making change happen isn’t easy, but history has shown time and again that when we build enough people power we can win. But to do that we need people who have the skills and leadership ability to get things done. And that’s what you’ll learn with the Fund.

And, you’ll make good money. You can make $4,500-$6,500 this summer while doing something you actually believe in. All while gaining the skills and experience you need to help you succeed in the future.

This is not your typical summer job, but if you’re looking for a great experience where you can make a real difference, and work with some great people along the way, then apply for a summer job with The Fund in Chapel Hill. 

If you have any questions you can call our office at (919) 933-9994.


Katie Craig

Canvass Director

P.S. If you’re graduating this year, we also have career opportunities available. Apply now!